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Owens Valley Radio Observatory, construction, November 1958. Photo taken just prior to the raising of the second 90-foot dish. Photo by J. A. Roberts; used by permission. Photo ID 10.21.1-15




Contact Form

The Caltech Archives will attempt to help you with your request, which will be reviewed by a staff member upon receipt. If requesting images or permission to publish, please acquaint yourself with our Access and Use policies before submitting your request.

If for any reason you are unable to submit your request via this form, you may the requested information, or fax, mail or phone your request (see our Contact page).

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Please type your inquiry in the box below. Indicate the purpose of your request —whether for research, personal, publication, display, website, etc. Whenever possible, please be specific by supplying details. For example, if for publication, please include such information as author/producer, title of product, publisher and date of publication.
Materials Requested
Please describe the materials requested as specifically as possible. For example, for photos, specify ID numbers, format (print scan, etc.); for manuscript collections, specify box and folder numbers when known. Please Note: The Archives does not guarantee the availability of all materials in its collections.
Rights Requested
If you intend publication, please specify fully the rights you are requesting. For example: print, interior use; print, cover; TV; CD-ROM, etc., plus territory and time period.
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